The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits rose to the highest level since September, while durable goods unexpectedly rose.» Read More
Rather than perfecting a program before rolling it out—as most retailers do—Wal-Mart is doing more testing and refining as they go along.
The sale of the Los Angeles Clippers, ensnared for months by legal challenges, is finally official.
Consumer Reports now says electric carmaker Tesla Motors Inc's Model S sedan has had "more than its share of problems."
Ride-sharing service Lyft accused rival Uber of employing dirty tricks to get ahead.
More listings but fewer sales are adding up to weaker home price gains this summer.
U.S. corn production will crack the 14-billion-bushel mark for the first time in 2014.
Atlantic City's Revel Casino Hotel says it will shut down in September after failing to find a buyer in bankruptcy court.
Four out of 10 workers say they would take a lower salary if they were offered a bigger employer contribution to their 401(k) retirement plan, USAT.
Thirty-three years ago, on Aug. 12, 1981, IBM released its first personal computer.
"Egypt is the largest importer of wheat in the world, but they have to buy it on the spot market," says Philip Blumberg.
Apple has been discussing how its "HealthKit" service will work with health providers.
Robin Williams leaves behind a legacy of Hollywood success that spanned decades and generated billions of dollars—in fact, $5.2 billion worldwide.
A new survey from the National Federation of Independent Business found that "the small-business half of the economy is still not pulling its weight."
As a group, large-cap funds are stinking up the place, but these actively managed funds are clobbering the S&P 500.
S&P said that the risk of economic imbalances has "ebbed" as the U.S. economy concludes its deleveraging cycle.
Bowing to social media pressure, the fast-food giant has brought back Chicken Fries. USA Today reports.
The 10 biggest Kickstarter projects of all time provide some important lessons for entrepreneurs seeking crowdfunding success.
A new generation are struggling to build lives from the ashes of industrial America, decades after major factories have shut their doors.
The companies increasing spending on upgrading equipment and facilities are actually investors’ favorites, USA Today reports.
The FDA approved the first screening test for colon cancer that uses patients' DNA to help spot potentially deadly tumors and growths.
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Actress Angelina Jolie is the latest in a string of celebrities to criticize proposals for a so-called "mansion tax."
A New Jersey couple is suing a Philadelphia Little League group after one of them was hit by a baseball at a game.
Bartenders say it's easy for airline travelers to make a classier cocktail with items you can carry onto the plane.